LAHORE – Speakers at a conference have stressed upon adopting healthy life style and controlling obesity to save from Diabetes. They also urged the diabetics to avoid using tablets and insulin simultaneously.

Pakistan Academy of Family Physicians organized International Medical Conference at a local hotel on Friday. The conference will continue on Saturday and Sunday. The speakers gave diabetics good news of soon availability of insulin in the market that could be taken only once in a week. They urged pregnant women to use insulin instead of tablets. They said that by 2025, the number of diabetics in Pakistan would be more than any other country on the globe.

Prof Javed Akram, Dr Tariq Mahmood Mian, Dr Imtiaz Hassan, Dr Ali Java, Dr Khursheed Khan and Dr Abbas Raza addressed the participants.